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Change Day 2016 Pledges


Please enter your Pledges using our Pledge Form



Encourage Collaboration


To encourage cross border collaboration by facilitating a similar Care Forum in Namibia

 – Margie van Zyl Chapman

Story Telling


Spend more time engaging with residents in our care.

– Kelvin Glen



I pledge to keep and promote a positive attitude and to remain open, honest and treat all with kindness and respect.

 – Susan Grant

Giving pleasure


The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.

– Geratecza



To raise awareness of the need for change in the delivery of texture modified meals in aged care facilities in South Africa.

 – Caryn Straker



We the Care Partners from Riverside Park Home, Loerie Lane – Shift 2 pledge to be Trustworthy, Honest & Loyal to our residents. Buyi, Jabu, Nokuthula, Nana & Nomusa

 – PADCA Riverside

Compassion Care


At Huis Vergenoegd we take caring to a next level – in order to care in a relational way according to Prof Andries Baart`s presence approach with attention to patience, unconditional attentiveness and receptivity.

 – Lydia Corbett



We the Riverside Park Home, Weaver Way – Shift 2: Promise to keep our residents healthy and well nourished. Making sure our residents get a well balanced diet and helping those who can’t feed themselves. To wash our hands often and to remember our Hygiene Policy.

 – PADCA Riverside

Make a difference


To make a difference by sharing GERATEC believes. Treat all the way I would like to be treated.

 – Geratecza

Sense of Belonging


We at Ridgeview Retirement Village will go out of our way to ensure that they are happy, positive, healthy and not lonely and we will treat our residents with kindness, patients and respect.

 – Michelle Wilson

Equal Care


We the Care Partners of Riverside Park Home – Shift 2 hereby pledge to treat all our residents equally, with respect and prevent discrimination. Precious, Nonku, Sethe, Princess, Jabu & Ntombifuthi

 – PADCA Riverside



Riverside Park Home, Kingfisher Crescent pledge to commit ourselves to work very hard, be honest, be the residents advocate and report “if anything happens”. To work as partners. Sibongile, Thanda, Phiwe, Mandy, Cindy & Nondu.

 – PADCA Riverside

Eden Journey


We the care partners of the PADCA – Riverside team pledge to keep the Riverside Eden journey alive! Tracy, Tracey-Lee, Sue-Ann, Lesley, Belinda, Carol, Sharin, Thembisa, Gaynor, Nomusa, Estelle, Richard, Shirley, Ester, Jolene, Gary, Russell, Petros, Patrick, Zamo & Monica.

 – PADCA Riverside

Care Standards


To the care partners of the Care Forum: I pledge to work toward a common goal to deliver a high standard of care and a shared vision of honesty & integrity. Delise

 – PADCA Riverside

The moment is all there is


Be more present when I interact with an individual

 – Eden Alternative SA

Eden Family Care


As the carers of Riverside Park Home Kingfisher Crescent – Shift : we are pleased to do whatever the residents need. As the Eden family we are trying our best to make them feel at home when their family is away. Nokwanda, Joyce, Gugu, Nondumiso & Eslina

 – PADCA Riverside

Good Values


We the care partners of Riverside Park Home, Night Duty – Shift 1:pledge to be more helpful and kind to our residents. We also pledge to be more honest and truthful no matter the outcome. Zama, Phumelele, Vicky, Joyce, Ntombenhle, Busi, Gladys, Thandiwe & Patricia.

 – PADCA Riverside

Superior Care


We the carers of Riverside Park Home, Carmine Cove – Shift 1 hereby pledge: The residents will always be our first priority. We will always give them superior care. We will try our best to prevent pressure sores. We are willing to keep them neat and comfortable at all times. Zandile N, Mahlengi, Immaculate, Zandile, Slindi & Estar.

 – PADCA Riverside

Answering Bells


We the carers of Riverside Park Home, Loerie Lane – shift1 pledge: That we will answer the bells more efficiently. Winnie, Pinkie, Pam, Letiwe & Ignatia.

 – PADCA Riverside

Happy residents


We the carers of Riverside Park Home, Weaver way – shift 1 pledge: that we are going to take care of the residents and make sure they are safe, happy and feel at home. Nombuso, Nosisa, Xolisile, Khethiwe, Zama & Thanda.

 – PADCA Riverside

Prevent Pressure Sores


We the carers of Riverside Park Home, Night Shift 2 hereby pledge: that we will do our best to prevent our residents from getting pressure sores and always reporting residents that are at risk to the sister. Hazel, Zanele, Altrudice, Winnie,Theresa, Vicky, Thoko, Nompumelelo & Nonhlanhla.

 – PADCA Riverside



At Huis Ina Rens, we pledge to create a calmer and more tranquil environment for our residents through the installation of a brand new fish tank in our dining room area.

 – Martin